Ridge

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  • Ridge
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  • A geological feature that features a chain of mountains or hills that are of a continuous elevated crest for some distance. Ridges are usually termed hills or mountains as well, depending on size.
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Abstract from DBPedia
    A ridge or mountain ridge is a geological feature consisting of a chain of mountains or hills that form a continuous elevated crest for some distance. Ridges are usually termed hills or mountains as well, depending on size.

    尾根(おね)は、谷と谷に挟まれた山地の一番高い部分の連なりのことである。山稜(さんりょう)、稜線(りょうせん)とも言う。地図上では等高線の突出として示される。

    (Source: http://dbpedia.org/resource/Ridge)